The Japanese Learning Inspired Vision and Engagement Talk (J.LIVE Talk) was founded in 2015 as a college-level Japanese language presentation competition that emphasizes a comprehensive range of learned communication skills.

J.LIVE Talk 2022 (tentatively scheduled for EST 10am-5:00pm, November 13) will be a hybrid event. 

J.LIVE Talk 2021 was made possible with the generous support from the following organizations. We welcome your support for J.LIVE Talk 2022, too!

Questions? Please contact [email protected].

Winning speaker and faculty member at J.LIVE 2017

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Award Levels



Gold Award certificate and $300

College Level: Short-term study abroad program



Silver Award certificate and $200



Bronze Award certificate and $100

Participate in J.LIVE Talk 2022 (Accepting preliminary-round applications until October 6th!)



Past J.LIVE Talk Events